What does eternal mean?

Definitions for eternal
ɪˈtɜr nleter·nal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ageless, aeonian, eonian, eternal, everlasting, perpetual, unending, unceasing(adj)

    continuing forever or indefinitely

    "the ageless themes of love and revenge"; "eternal truths"; "life everlasting"; "hell's perpetual fires"; "the unending bliss of heaven"

  2. endless, eternal, interminable(adj)

    tiresomely long; seemingly without end

    "endless debates"; "an endless conversation"; "the wait seemed eternal"; "eternal quarreling"; "an interminable sermon"

Wiktionary

  1. eternal(Adjective)

    Lasting forever; unending.

    Etymology: From aeternalis, from aeternus, from aevum.

  2. eternal(Adjective)

    existing outside time; as opposed to sempiternal, existing within time but everlastingly

    Etymology: From aeternalis, from aeternus, from aevum.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eternal(adj)

    without beginning or end of existence; always existing

  2. Eternal(adj)

    without end of existence or duration; everlasting; endless; immortal

  3. Eternal(adj)

    continued without intermission; perpetual; ceaseless; constant

  4. Eternal(adj)

    existing at all times without change; immutable

  5. Eternal(adj)

    exceedingly great or bad; -- used as a strong intensive

  6. Eternal(noun)

    one of the appellations of God

  7. Eternal(noun)

    that which is endless and immortal

Freebase

  1. Eternal

    Eternal were an English R&B girl group formed in 1992. The group featured two sisters Easther and Vernie Bennett, alongside Kéllé Bryan and Louise Nurding. Eternal became an international success and achieved 15 Top 20 hits in the UK, and have sold around 10 million records worldwide. They were considered Great Britain's answer to the American quartet En Vogue The group released their debut studio album Always & Forever in 1993 which would be the only album that would feature original member Louise Redknapp due to her leaving the group in 1995 to pursue a solo career, the group decided not to replace Redknapp and carried on as a trio. In 1998 Bryan was sacked from the group by the other two members, who cited the reason as "a breakdown in professional relations". The two remaining members carried on as a duo before splitting in 2000.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Eternal

    ē-tėr′nal, adj. without beginning or end of existence: everlasting: ceaseless: unchangeable—(arch.) Eterne′.—v.t. Eter′nalise, Eter′nise, to make eternal: to immortalise.—n. Eter′nalist, one who thinks that matter has existed from eternity.—adv. Eter′nally.—n. Eter′nity, eternal duration: the state or time after death.—The Eternal, an appellation of God; The eternities, the eternal reality or truth. [Fr. éternel—L. æternus, æviternusævum—Gr. aion, a period of time, an age.]

Editors Contribution

  1. eternal

    A human being and life that exists for infinity.

    We know life is eternal and we are beings who are and can live life on earth for eternity and be eternal in a form of consciousness and life.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 31, 2020  
  2. eternal

    For a human being to live and exist on earth in their human body being, feeling and manifesting optimum health and youth in their body, brain, consciousness, mind, spirit, soul, subconscious and thoughts for infinity with their souls conscious choice.

    We can choose to remain on earth for eternal time with our souls choice.

    Submitted by MaryC on August 10, 2020  

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Anagrams for eternal »

  1. enteral, teneral

How to pronounce eternal?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eternal in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eternal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of eternal in a Sentence

  1. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    Juicy goddess The juicy goddess. The wild cat of passion, the sultry lust of a lustful, lustful obsession, fries my libido like a juicy grilled beef steak. Juicy sexual color of dark skin in the head is only one word: Divine. My juicy, sweet, goddess. The figure is like a boom boom cool rap beat bass from which the glass breaks and twerk begins. The goddess of my most desirable passionate dreams, my God how divinely juicy her skin is, how marvelous and sweet. My echo wow pierces forever. Looking at you, I say for ages a lingering mmmmmm sound, like a mantra of pleasure. My soul is moaning from powerful orgasms looking at you. Your body forms are a whole poetry of love lust, an erotic adventure with a whole bunch of orgasms and groans in words in which true love for you is palpable. Each part of your body is a cool cool calling card of your personality, this is a poetic erotic compliment of the gods. With every second you are sweeter and sweeter in my eyes. Oh dear, how hot is too hot, how sweet is too sweet, your beauty is a spiritual aesthetic. You associate with me a burning passion and very hot sex. Hot sweetie, uhhh, how hot it is burning sexy. Immersion in your beauty immerses you in a fantastically beautiful super-reality, such a sweet and beautiful reality outside the temporary feeling of eternal love. My subconscious and conscious is saturated with love for you. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

  2. Unknown:

    We stare into the fire of life, the flame of the soul, Yet we stand, so far away, Basking in the eternal energy that flows from within it, We stand back, too scared to approach the flames.

  3. Dejan Stojanovic:

    All dust is the same dust. Temporarily separated to go peacefully and enjoy the eternal nap.

  4. Blaise Pascal:

    The eternal silence of these infinite spaces fills me with dread.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Nature is my temple; trees are my priests; birds, my rabbis; rains, my imams! Nature is my only true and eternal religion.

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